Tuesday, May 24, 2011


Monique Giuliano and Mike Flewelling applaud the winners at the 2010 Region 1 Amateur Walking Shooting Dog Championship.
Oct. 5, 1951 - May 23, 2011

     Monique (Boisvert) Giuliano, wife of Richard Giuliano, of Hope, RI, died Monday, May 23, 2011, of complications from renal cell carcinoma. She was 59. Together, she and Richard operated Richfield Kennels, turning out some outstanding pointers (and even setters) over the years.

Born in Providence, a daughter of Donald J. and Doris E. (Morin) Boisvert of Foster, Monique graduated from Ponaganset High School, was a homemaker, worked at A&R Feed and Farm Supply in Coventry, and also at Glass Container Corp. in Dayville, Conn.

Besides her husband and parents, she is survived by two brothers, David A. and J. Donald Boisvert, both of Foster, and two sisters, Paulette F. Galyas of Voluntown, Conn., and Aline L. Mosher of Sharon, Vt. 

Her funeral will be held Thursday at 9 a.m. from Woodlawn Funeral Home, 600 Pontiac Ave., Cranston, RI 02910, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at Holy Ghost Church, 472 Atwells Ave., Providence, RI 02909. Burial will follow in St. Ann's Cemetery, Cranston, RI.

Calling hours are Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society,  931 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick, RI 02886.

Condolences may be sent to Richard Giuliano, P.O. Box 80, Matteson Road, Hope, RI 02831.

1 comment:

  1. Condolences to Rich and Monique's family and friends. I met her year's ago when she was competing at a trial in Rhode Island. I was impressed with her abilities. So few women in our sport... she will be sadly missed.